The banned outfit has called for a nationwide bandh on Saturday to protest against the arrest of its top leader Prashant Bose alias Kishan Da
The attack was probed by the Chhattisgarh Police before the NIA took over the investigation on 17 May last year
Maoists adopt new propaganda strategy, amp up rhetoric on CAA, NRC, NPR to drive new offensive against State
In a major shift in their outreach strategy, the Maoists in Chhattisgarh have decided to tap into burning national controversies such as Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR), and treatment of minorities in general, as a new offensive to fight against the State.
Andhra Pradesh police move TDP leaders to safety after Maoists demand release of jailed tribals in state
In a letter addressed to TDP minister Chintakayala Ayyanna Patrudu, Kidari, Sravan Kumar, Paderu MLA Giddu Eswari and local leaders of Visakhapatnam, East Division committee of CPI (Maoist) made the threat. According to sources following the threat, the police have shifted all the said leaders to a safe place and have directed them to not travel anywhere without giving prior information.
Varavara Rao and four other activists were arrested on 28 August after the Pune Police conducted countrywide raids in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case.
62 Maoists surrender before security forces in poll-bound Chhattisgarh, Rajnath Singh terms it 'huge achievement'
Of the 62 Maoists, 55 surrendered with their arms and ammunition in Narayanpur district, inspector general of police (Bastar) Vivekanand Sinha said.
Five Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Odisha's Malkangiri district; multiple weapons recovered
A combing operation by a joint team of Odisha Police and the Special Operation Group (SOG) personnel led to the encounter in which the five Maoists, including a woman was killed, Additional Director General (Operation) RP Koche said.
On Sunday, CPI (Maoists) shot dead ruling TDP MLA K Sarveswara Rao and former party leader in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam district
Bhima-Koregaon raids: MHA puts 'Urban Naxalism' under scanner, flags spread of Maoist agenda from jungles to cities
The Maharashtra Police conducted a coordinated crackdown against left-wing activists on Tuesday, bringing the focus back to 'Urban Naxalism', as coined by the government
Senior Maoist leader involved in killing of JMM MP Sunil Mahato arrested; confesses to his crimes during interrogation
A loaded country-made pistol of 7.65 bore, five cartridges, one magazine, four bundles of codex wire, 25 detonators and explosives were recovered from the Maoist leader's possession, a police officer said
Pamphlets published by the CPI (M) threaten Akshay Kumar, Saina Nehwal and other celebrities for extending financial support to slain CRPF jawans in Sukhma.
The nexus between India's Maoists with both, Pakistan-based Islamic terrorists and China, is not a figment of an overzealous investigator's imagination.
Even as notorious Inspector General of the Dantewada Range of Bastar, SRP Kalluri, handpicked by Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh, was recently asked to proceed on a long leave following indictment by the National Human Rights Commission in January 2017, the spate of encounter killing of Maoists has been on the rise in the Andhra-Odisha Border (AOB) and Chhattisgarh region of the Dandakaranya forests.
Narendra Modi's stated objective behind the demonetisation exercise is to flush out black money and bring it into the system. But it would seem his police force in Chhattisgarh does not agree.
Early on Monday morning, Maoists suffered their biggest setback in an area where they have notched up some of their biggest successes in recent years.
CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday demanded that the Cente take action against a BJP-linked outfit for "brazenly misusing" government offices, including that of the External Affairs Ministry, in Malaysia to claim "official" support for its "unofficial" Yoga Day event.
A hardcore Maoist was arrested on Monday and a huge cache of explosives seized during a joint operation in Mathurapur village.
An area commander of an ultra outfit and two of his accomplices were arrested from Porahat jungle under naxal-affected West Singhbhum district, a senior police officer today said.